William Shakespeare image
star fullstar fullstar fullstar fullstar half

Born in April 26, 1564 / Died in April 23, 1616 / United Kingdom / English

Quotes by William Shakespeare

Speak low, if you speak love.
What's done can't be undone.
A man loves the meat in his youth that he cannot endure in his age.
I hold the world but as the world, Gratiano; A stage where every man must play a part, And mine is a sad one.
'Tis best to weigh the enemy more mighty than he seems.
There have been many great men that have flattered the people who ne'er loved them.
We are time's subjects, and time bids be gone.
Teach not thy lip such scorn, for it was made For kissing, lady, not for such contempt.
But O, how bitter a thing it is to look into happiness through another man's eyes.
How far that little candle throws its beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
The object of art is to give life a shape.
The stroke of death is as a lover's pinch, Which hurts and is desired.
The attempt and not the deed confounds us.
I wasted time, and now doth time waste me.
Men shut their doors against a setting sun.
O' What may man within him hide, though angel on the outward side!
The love of heaven makes one heavenly.
The empty vessel makes the loudest sound.
He wears his faith but as the fashion of his hat.
Life every man holds dear; but the dear man holds honor far more precious dear than life.
One touch of nature makes the whole world kin.
Desire of having is the sin of covetousness.
Hell is empty and all the devils are here.
No legacy is so rich as honesty.